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Saving edits should not require a User object, a UserIdentity should be sufficient.
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PageUpdater and DerivedPageDataUpdater should use UserIdentity where possible

Code performing edits should not need a full User object, a UserIdentity should be sufficient.

This is an important step to enabling cross-wiki edits.

Event Timeline

Change 666373 had a related patch set uploaded (by Daniel Kinzler; owner: Daniel Kinzler):
[mediawiki/core@master] PageUpdater: use UserIdentity where possible

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/666373

daniel triaged this task as Medium priority.Tue, Feb 23, 6:30 PM